Tony Grist (poliphilo) wrote,
Tony Grist
poliphilo

Who Gives A Stuff What The People Think?

Two years ago (I was there, I participated) the people of Manchester decided by referendum that they didn't want an elected mayor.
Now a gang consisting of the Chancellor of the Exchequer and local council chiefs has declared that they're going to get one anyway.

The contempt for democracy is breathtaking. 
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